j-love

1/72 Saturn V ... a semi-scratch amalgamation

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Worked out a little former/support for the fairings.  Printing them in PLA so the cost is only around $15.  (Ordered them today so I should see them in the next few weeks.)

 

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Very cool! Would love to see these in action!

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Just got the vague "rejected" email from Shapeways.  It passed all the pre-flight tests, but "weak geometry" is the excuse given in the email.

 

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It could be the geometry of your connecting "sprues" rather than the part itself.  Just a thought. 

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I've experienced it also depends on which print shop you get. ( Shapeways contracts out printing ). The folks in the U.S. may not have an issue, but the folks used in the U.K. reject it.

 

Tracy

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